Protecting wine grapes from sunburn

January 9 2019 - 1:00pm
CSU postdoctoral researcher Dr Joanna Gambetta from the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC). Photo supplied.
CSU postdoctoral researcher Dr Joanna Gambetta from the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC). Photo supplied.

High temperatures, harsh light and ultraviolet radiation can lead to a nasty case of sunburn – not just for people but for winegrapes – and Charles Sturt University (CSU) is investigating how to reduce the damage and financial losses.

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